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An_248222 posted:
ok i am getting slightly concerned and ive moved far from my gyn so maybe i can get some advice from here.............

insertion date may 2012
left arm feels like there is a pressure band around it
head aches
breast enlargement
breast tenderness
massive mood swings{to the point i have resorted to using St jOHNS wart- i know we arent suppose to mix the two but its either that or chew my husbands head off for breakfast,lunc and dinner....}
food cravings
increased salivia
hair growing fast
swelling in hands and feet
sex drive is down unless its two am when i should be sleeping but then i am not satisfied
trouble sleeping
tried ALL the time i can sleep 14 hours and be just as drained as if i hadnt slept in two days
CONSTANT bleeding- i was told i may spot on and off- THERE IS NO DAMN OFF SWITCH!
i have taken prego test after test and all are negative

is there anyone who can point me int he right this normal? should i be concerned??
bamamomma09 responded:
spoke with a np today and she advised that only the headaches would be connected to the implanon.. i took a hpt tonight and it said negative. if its not one or the other what could it be????

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